About Avelo Roy:
Avelo Roy is an IIT alumnus who started his first entrepreneurial venture while still in college and has since started multiple businesses ranging from technology to food. Relationships have always played a key role in his life, whether building a business or learning the science of Bhakti Yoga. His topic, “Currency of Relationships” will include both. Roy is very much connected with the IIT community, hiring interns, speaking at various engineering and business classes and facilitating workshops and presentations at IIT’s Vedic Vision Society. Avelo lives a Yogic lifestyle and loves to talk about it whether it is Yoga friendly food or meditation practices. He has been featured on CNN Money, Chicago Tribune, ABC7 Chicago and Huffington Post, among other mainstream news and media for his achievements in the world of entrepreneurship.